Our Stories

Inspiring stories about hope and love for youth experiencing homelessness, as well as up-to-date news about Covenant House Vancouver

Quarantine Cooking Session at ROP

The youth in our Rights of Passage Program have been working on their cooking skills during the COVID-19 health emergency. Cooking is an important life skill and one that is easy to work on if you are staying inside more. A ... Read more

Kristy HayterAugust 07, 2020

Andrew Teel recipient of Courage To Come Back Award!

Covenant House Vancouver is thrilled to share that Andrew Teel is a Courage to Come Back Award Recipient in the Youth Category. The Courage To Come Back Awards hosted by Coast Mental Health recognizes British Columbians who have overcome tremendous challenges, yet ... Read more

Kristy HayterAugust 04, 2020

25-40% of homeless youth are LGBTQ2S+

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, gender non-binary and two spirited youth are over represented in the homeless community.  We strongly believe all youth deserve unconditional love and absolute respect and LGBTQ2S+ youth are no exception. 25-40% of homeless youth are LGBTQ2S+Family rejection ... Read more

Kristy HayterJuly 28, 2020